MCC President Dr. Shouan Pan is one of 33 college presidents who have been appointed to a new Presidential Advisory Board for Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. The Presidential Advisory Board will provide input into the organization’s strategic plan, priorities and direction.
In 2012, the National Science Foundation awarded Mesa Community College a grant to study the chemical compounds of native Sonoran Desert plants. Professor Minger was interviewed by KTAR about his research. Listen to the interview here: 51131 KTAR-FM 2015-11-13 0606 MCC Research on Desert Plants 0m28s.mp3 Learn more by reading the press release.
Dr. Pan was one of thirty-three college presidents appointed to a new Presidential Advisory Board for the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. The Presidential Advisory Board will provide input into the organization's strategic plan, priorities and direction. PTKNews-33 College Presidents Appointed to Phi The.pdf
Mesa Community College honored Hermenegilda "Hilda" Luna into its Hall of Fame for raising awareness of cancer among Hispanic women in Mesa. Prensa Hispana - Honran a Hilda Luna.pdf
The Mesa Community College Hall of Fame was held Nov. 5 honoring alumni, community members and MCC employees whose personal and professional accomplishments and positive contributions to the college and community set them apart. Hall of Fame Independent.pdf and East Valley Tribune, Mesa Community College honors 11 - East Valley Tribune_ East Valley Local News.pdf
Former MCC instructor Jerome Schirmer is one of the four finalists for Lincoln, Nebraska's next fire chief. Final Four Fire Chief Candidates Interview in Lincoln.pdf
MCC student sculptures are part of the public art programs from Tempe, Scottsdale, Chandler, and Surprise who have joined forces in platFORM, an initiative to offer opportunities for student artists to create sculptures for temporary placement in public places. The artwork of Lisa Bernal Brethour, Dave Higley, AShley Bennardo and Jephyr Curtis are featured here: City of Tempe, AZ _ platFORM.pdf...
A few weeks ago D'Anna threw down a challenge to the community to start their own food drives to help United Food Bank this Thanksgiving, and so far the response has been amazing. One of the institutions that took him up on the challenge was Mesa Community College, which invited him out to the Red Mountain Campus this week to take part in their annual hunger awareness campaign. D'Anna_ 'Nancy...
The Japanese government on Nov. 2 announced the recipients of its Fall 2015 Decorations. MCC professor Kelly Moeur, 64, of Tempe, Ariz. will receive the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon, for promoting exchange and friendly relations between the U.S. and Japan. Hara, Moeur Among Fall Kunsho Recipients.pdf Also: http://www.la.us.emb-japan.go.jp/e_web/jokun_2015f.htm and ...
Reviewer Jennifer Haaland calls MCC's production of The Secret Garden "a sweeping and lush production of a musical that gathered bountiful 1991 Tony Awards including Best Score. Throughout the performance, hidden treasures of creativity and talent blossomed. Shouting out MCC's 'Garden' secrets _ Examiner.pdf